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Didn't win Apple's WWDC ticket lottery? You might still be in luck

Apple faithful this year had to enter a lottery to buy a ticket to the company's annual developer confab. But the unlucky ones may still get be able to buy a ticket.

By April 18, 2014

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Sorry devs, Apple's WWDC lottery is now closed

If you had your heart set on attending Apple's annual developers conference and hadn't yet registered for the lottery, well, there's always next year.

By April 7, 2014

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UK broadband speeds are a postcode lottery, says survey

The biggest factor in the speed of your broadband might not be the company you buy it from, but your postcode, according to new research.

By March 27, 2013

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Teen iOS app developers hit download lottery

Apple helps promote the app Finish, which was created by two high school students to help people deal with procrastination.

By February 20, 2013

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Happy now? This equation predicts your well-being

Can something as subjective as happiness be mathematically quantified? British researchers have formulated an equation that they say can predict moment-to-moment happiness.

By August 5, 2014

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How Microsoft's Cortana came by its human touch

Microsoft's Sogol Malekzadeh talks about her journey from artist in Iran to designer who helped create Windows Phone's marquee virtual assistant.

By July 21, 2014

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Friday Poll: What do you want most from an Amazon smartphone?

Amazon is set to unveil a new mystery product. If it's a smartphone, what features would you like to see?

By June 6, 2014

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Apple by the numbers: 80M Macs, 40M Mavericks downloads

Apple says at WWDC that it has so far sold 80 million Macs and 40 million people have downloaded its operating system.

By June 2, 2014

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Apple iCloud Drive aims for better content access

The feature will find its way to OS X Yosemite and will have the ability to synchronize content across devices including Windows PCs.

By June 2, 2014

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Apple unveils OS X Yosemite

The company shows off a new look for its signature operating system, named after one of California's most popular camping spots.

By June 2, 2014